When and where to opt for plastic surgery can be tricky. Here, a leading expert offers some tips
Everyone wants to look as good as they can. However, when considering whether or not to have a nip or a tuck or more, other reasons come into play, according to Dr Abdulbaqi Alkhatib, a plastic surgery consultant at Burjeel Hospital, Abu Dhabi.
Some of the factors, says Dr Alkhatib, can include:
Dr Alkhatib offers the following tips for those considering plastic surgery:
Choosing the right surgeon usually depends on their level of experience and efficiency, reputation, professional ethics and the success rate of the operations they have performed. In fact, doctors in other fields of expertise may also play an important role in assessing plastic surgeons and recommending them to their patients.
Choosing a hospital depends on the following factors:
Plastic surgery is no exception when it comes to the surgical complications that other medical procedures may have. The successful plastic surgeon is one who can avoid these before they occur and also ensure the patient’s health is well enough to undergo the surgery and general anaesthesia.